United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) standard bearer Vice President Jejomar Binay has congratulated presumptive President Rodrigo Duterte.
“We confirm that Vice President Binay has talked to President-elect Duterte. He extended his congratulations and wished the president-elect all the best,” UNA communications director Joey Salgado said in a statement issued late Thursday night.
On Monday night, Binay issued a statement saying, “I have repeatedly called for respecting institutions and the democratic process. Once the process is completed, we should always respect the outcome.”
“We should all move towards healing and unity for our divided land,” he said.